a.m. Marriott, Wardman Towers, Congressional Boardroom.
NCH Board meeting
p.m. Marriott, Maryland Suite C.
Brown-Bag Forum. The Bush
Administration and Federal
History Programs: What’s
in Store for the Future
Craig, Director, NCH
This session will explore the future of three key federally
funded history-related programs: the National Endowment
for the Humanities
(NEH) “We the People,” the Department of Education’s “Teaching
American History” grant program, and the anticipated reauthorization
of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission
(NHPRC). Invited guests include: Bruce Cole, chairman of the
NEH; Max Evans, executive director of NHPRC; and Eugene Hickok,
undersecretary of education.